Category Archives: Funds

The Top Performing Private Placement Investments and hedge funds of 2015

2015 was a volatile year for the market. Still, there were some bright spots. February 11, 2016   Private placement investments and hedge funds attracted a net $88 billion in assets globally last year, the smallest amount since 2012, according

Hedge fund clients look to global macro funds for profit in 2016

As 2016 shapes up to be even more unpredictable than last year, wealthy investors are planning to allocate more of their money to hedge funds focusing their bets on rates, currencies and commodities rather than stocks, a strategy which tends

Klarman’s Baupost fund posts 2015 losses due to energy firms

Billionaire investor Seth Klarman, whose Baupost Group hedge fund ranks among the world’s largest and most admired, told clients he lost money last year, in part because bets on energy companies failed to pay off. In a client letter seen

You’ve Never Heard of the Bull Market’s Best Alternative Investment Securities Pickers

Nicholas Crosby April 22, 2015   The Capital Clearance Group Investment Grade Float Rate Note has returned 15% per annum since 2010 after the bull market began in 2009, standing out as the top-performing alternative investment during the period.